Disaster Relief

SNF Awards $29.3 Million to Hellenic Fire Service

SNF Awards $29.3 Million to Hellenic Fire Service

Posted July 31, 2018

In the wake of the recent catastrophic fires in Greece, the grant will cover the maintenance and procurement of equipment for the national fire service, as well as emergency response and prevention training programs....

Hurricane Evacuees in Connecticut Lack Basic Necessities, Study Finds

Hurricane Evacuees in Connecticut Lack Basic Necessities, Study Finds

Posted July 28, 2018

About thirteen thousand residents of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands who arrived in Connecticut following hurricanes Maria and Irma are struggling to meet their basic needs, according to a survey commissioned by the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving....

Flamboyan Arts Fund for Puerto Rico Launched

Flamboyan Arts Fund for Puerto Rico Launched

Posted July 24, 2018

Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, his family, and producer Jeffrey Seller, in partnership with the Flamboyan Foundation, created the fund with the goal of ensuring that rebuilding efforts on the island include support for its vibrant arts and cultural scene....

Hilton Foundation Announces Updates to Priority Program Areas

Hilton Foundation Announces Updates to Priority Program Areas

Posted June 4, 2018

Going forward, the foundation's efforts in the U.S. will focus on foster youth, homelessness, and hospitality workforce development, while its international efforts will focus on disaster relief and recovery, safe water, and young children affected by HIV and AIDS, with a separate and continuing focus on Catholic sisters....

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